"Where wilderness meets water"
The Oswegatchie River flows out from from the vast
and through the heart of the Village of
From here, it continues on, twisting and carving it's way through parts of the rugged and untamed "Five Pond Wilderness Area", until it joins the other two branchs near Talcville NY. The Oswegatchie provides a challenging but spectacular paddle, with rewarding scenery viewing destinations like...
a "Top 10 Area Favorite Hiking Destination"
along it's path here!
add on the fact, that the river provides superb fishing and wildlife spotting opportunities,it's easy to see why this branch of the Oswegatchie River is so highly acclaimed by those who experience it.
Oswegatchie River Access Locations:
"Car Top" Access via Wanakena Town Beach (Ranger School Rd).
"Motorized" access Via "Cranberry Lake"
"Car Top" access via "Inlet"
"Oswegatchie River-Cranberry Lake" "Oswegatchie River-Newton Falls
"Oswegatchie River-Windfall" "Oswegatchie River-Star Lake"
"Oswegatchie River-Oswegatchie" "Oswegatchie River-Fine"
The Setback Oswegatchie River
Oswegatchie River Wanakena